Drunken traffic police officer knocked down pedestrian and escaped
The policeman was detained, he was charged.
In the town of Rasskazovo, the Tambov region, a traffic police officer of the Traffic Police unit Rasskazovsky hit a pedestrian and disappeared from the scene of the crime. The pedestrian died from injuries got.
According to the investigation, the incident occurred on the night of November 19 on Nekrasova Street in the town of Rasskazovo. 35-year-old traffic police officer driving a private car being drunk, drove into the oncoming lane. After that the man knocked down the 48-year-old pedestrian and disappeared from the scene of the crime. The pedestrian received a closed craniocerebral injury and died in an ambulance.
Soon the suspect was detained. He was charged under part 4 of Art. 264 of the Criminal Code (Violation of Traffic Rules committed by a person who is in a state of intoxication, resulting in the death of a person by negligence).
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in the Tambov region noted that the police officer did not cope with the car operating in a slippery road. Service check is ongoing. The officer will be dismissed from law enforcement agencies for negative reasons, and his leadership will hold a strict disciplinary responsibility.
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